The permitted paid engagement visa is for those who are over 18 years of age and wish to visit the UK for a short period undertaking a paid engagement without the need for being sponsored for work under the UK point based system.The maximum permitted stay in the UK is one month.
In order to qualify for a Permitted Paid Engagement visa, the applicant will need to satisfy the below requirements:
This route is normally chosen by individuals invited to be a student examiner or assessor, take part in selection panels as a highly qualified academic, give one-off lectures at a higher education institution, air pilot examiners, provide advocacy in a particular area of law, take part in arts, entertainment or sporting activities including broadcasting and to attend fashion modelling assignments.
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